The uniquely Scottish verdict
of "Not proven" was returned against Roberts.
All in all, we can only give the familiar Scottish verdict
of "Not Proven" to the case being presented here.
In the absence of recent and reliable data, the safest conclusion is to fall back on the old Scottish verdict
, "Case for deliberation not proven.
The crunch is whether the report will be definitive enough, either way, to warrant the ICC suspending Zimbabwe from all international cricket because the charges of racism are proven (in which case the England tour will be cancelled) or whether a Scottish verdict
the other way is returned and that is where FICA come in.